By OUR STAFF REPORTER
DEHRADUN, 22 Dec: DAV (Inter) College which is mother of DAV College and is 113 years old institution celebrated its Annual Function today, in which several students both boys and girls participated and presented their skills in Music, Dance and Skits in English and Hindi. A skit on the life of martyrs Lt. Vikram Batra was the best item presented by students in which most of the audience presented was seen with tears in their eyes.
Chief Guest Mayor Dehradun Sunil Uniyal Gama who was honoured with a Shawl and Memento by Dr. S. Farooq and Principal appreciated the school Principal Dr. A. K. Srivastava who has increased the strength of students to 11000 by personally going to slums and requesting the parents to send them to school.
Khajan Das MLA (Rajpur) also advised the students to be good students and good citizens and also teachers.
113 times Blood Doner Anil Verma Secretary Alumni Association was also presented a shawl.
Dr. S. Farooq President of the Alumni Association thanked all the guests, teachers and appreciated the caliber of students who belonged mostly to economically weaker section of the society to have distinction and several Gold Medals in the state and outside the state. He also distributed medals and trophies to NCC candidates and Teachers and staff.
Present on the occasion were Col. M M Kala, Dr. I. P. Saxena, R. K. Bakhshi, S. Chatterjee, Duggal, Miss Dutta, Rajiv Nagia, M M Lakhera and many other eminent persons of the town.